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WHUT
Jan 27, 2010 11:00pm EST
bailout even though as i said we all hated the bank bailout and what he was doing in medicare and the grand scale of the talking points for his party and making a come back in the midterm election saying we know what we're doing we know there are obstacles, we know it wasn't all going to be easy based on hope so here is where we're trying to go. in that sense yes, i think it was very much a clintonesque laundry list of ideas for the mid terms. >> charlie: any new ideas? >> no. i think really the only thing that was surprising to me in this speech was the occasional bark that obama was making saying there are people who disregard the overwhelming scientific evidence of climate change or whatever. so i don't think there was much that was new in the content but it was we are establishing yes we are confident in what we are doing. we have a plan we're doing this step by step by step as oppose to this chaos you've been inferring in the last month in news coverage. >> i think charlie also if i may there was one new thing that wasn't there which you may, if you were on the left of the de
WHUT
Jan 6, 2010 6:00am EST
government run there. so my answer to you is i... if we were in a system where we had medicare for everybody, i think that would be a great system. if we had a system we where we had private insurance plans for everybody, i think it could be a great system, too. the devil is in the details. you can make a terrible system under either one of those... >> rose: what would you need if you had a private insurance... essentially a private insurance system to make sure that it worked? >> in the countries that have private insurance as the dominant way that prix ride is care, it's heavily regulated. the insurers cannot just... not only cannot provide pre-existing condition exclusions, they also have to be public about the ways they spent their dollars, they have serious competition over whether the quality of care and the provision of care is up to you have? and that kind of approach requires living with rules of the road that make it so you can have genuine fairness and competition for driving better care now will private insurers actually provide value added by... in a new system in? tha
WETA
Jan 27, 2010 11:00pm EST
what he w doing in medicare and the grand sce of the taing points f his party and making a come back in the midterm eltion saying we know what we're doing we know there are obstacles, we know it wasn't all going tobe easybased on hope so he is where wee trying to go. in that sensees, i think it was very much a clintonese laundry list o ideas for e mid terms. >> charlie: any n ideas? >> n think reay the only thing th was surprising to me in this speech was the occasional bark that obama was makin saying there are people who disregard theoverwhelming scientific evidence of climate change or whatever. so i don't think ere was much that was new inhe content but itas we are establiing yes we a confident in whawe are doing. weave alan we're ing this step by step by step as oppose to this chaosou've been inferring in the last month in news covere. >> i think chaie also if imay there was one new thing tt wasn'there which you may, you were on the left o the mocratic party, have wanted to hear. which isobama isn't taing out a send big stimulus. that could have been a ceer piece fo this yea and
WHUT
Jan 25, 2010 9:00am EST
the budget. but you can't do... the way you do medicare is the way they were starting to do it in the health-care bill and the entitlements. these are the big ticket items, innd and defense and service on the debt. so wall street, deficit reduction and number three, is infrastructure projects. now the interesting thing about the stimulus project, remember all the talk about shovel-ready projects last year? there were no... there wasn't. >> rose: why not. >> they didn't even have shovels. because it takes time to get these things through. and what you are going to see this year in the next three quarters is that one-third of the stimulus was infrastructure is going to start coming on board, and creating some jobs and also creating some signs saying you know, the obama administration... . >> rose: so you do i have in problem with the stimulus program congress wrote. >> no, i don't. it tak time to do it but one thing he should do, the most popular campaign proposal he had was for a national infrastructure bank. which would take the yes or no on these big ticket items away from john m
WETA
Jan 6, 2010 12:00pm EST
we had medicare for everybody, i think at would be a great stem. if we had systeme where we had private insuran plans for everybody, ithink it could be a great system,oo. the vil is in the details. you can make rrible system under either one of those... >> rose: wh would youeed if yohad a priva insurance... essentially a private insurance stem to make sure th it rked? >> in e countries that hav private insurce as the donant way that prix ride is re, it's heavily rulated. the insurers canno just. not only cannot provide pre-existing condition exclusions they also have to be public aut the ways they spenttheir dollars, they have serious coetitionver whether the quality of care and thprovision of ce is up to you have? and that kind of approach requires living with rules of the roadthat make it so you ca have genuine fairness and competition for driving better care now will prite insurers actually provide value aed by... in a ne system in that ball goes to their cour. ey either will be in a system of maki their's better organized and beer service for peoplend they'll be able to pa o
Search Results 0 to 15 of about 16 (some duplicates have been removed)